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LeGarrette Blount

LeGarrette Blount - #27 - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 0"/ 247 lbs.
Birthday 12/05/1986
Birthplace Madison, FL
College Oregon
Years played 4

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Att Yds TD
41 151 2

Three Week 16 games blacked out

Posted Dec. 23, 2010 @ 6:56 p.m. ET
Games in Tampa, Oakland and Cincinnati will not be shown on local TV this Sunday.

Incorrect call irks Bucs

Posted Dec. 23, 2010 @ 9:32 a.m. ET
The NFL informed the Buccaneers that a Kellen Winslow touchdown in Week 15 that was called off because of an offensive pass interference call should have been allowed to stand.

Bucs sign TE Overbay, release C Raiola

Posted Dec. 20, 2010 @ 6:37 p.m. ET
The Buccaneers promoted TE Nathan Overbay to the active roster from the practice squad and waived C Donovan Raiola.

Lions top Bucs, finally win one on the road

Posted Dec. 19, 2010 @ 5:19 p.m. ET
Dave Rayner's third field goal, a 34-yarder with 9:51 left in overtime gave the Lions a 23-20 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and ended the longest road losing streak in league history at 26 games on Sunday.

Stovall figures to leave Tampa next year

Posted Dec. 18, 2010 @ 11:49 p.m. ET
With his playing time being limited to mostly special-teams work, disappointing Buccaneers WR Maurice Stovall isn't likely to re-sign with the team when he hits free agency in the offseason.

Bucs DT McCoy finished strong in rookie season

Posted Dec. 16, 2010 @ 8:19 p.m. ET
We hear rookie DT Gerald McCoy was just beginning to meet the Buccaneers' expectations for him when he suffered a torn left biceps in Week 14.

Buccaneers officially place DT McCoy, LB Black on I.R.

Posted Dec. 14, 2010 @ 1:03 p.m. ET
The Buccaneers officially placed DT Gerald McCoy and OLB Quincy Black on injured reserve Tuesday, adding to the injury total for a team that has suffered a lot of them over the past few weeks.

Banged-up Bucs will have resiliency tested

Posted Dec. 14, 2010 @ 12:47 a.m. ET
The Bucs will try to keep their playoff hopes alive despite losing several starters, including rookie DT Gerald McCoy, to injured reserve over the past few weeks.

Bucs LB Hayes arrested

Posted Dec. 13, 2010 @ 10:11 a.m. ET
Buccaneers LB Geno Hayes was arrested early Monday morning at a Tampa nightclub, the Tampa Tribune reported. Hayes was charged with misdemeanor trespassing and disorderly conduct.

Freeman leads Bucs back again in 17-16 win

Posted Dec. 12, 2010 @ 4:33 p.m. ET
Tampa Bay's Connor Barth made all three of his field goals, and Josh Freeman led a fourth-quarter comeback for the fifth time this season in Sunday's 17-16 victory.

Report: Bucs DT McCoy tears biceps

Posted Dec. 12, 2010 @ 4:09 p.m. ET
Bucs DT Gerald McCoy left the game in the first quarter with a biceps injury. Stephen Holder of the St. Petersburg Times is reporting that McCoy has a torn biceps and will likely be done for the year.

Report: Grossman prepped to replace McNabb on Sunday

Posted Dec. 12, 2010 @ 12:37 p.m. ET
Fox Sports' Jay Glazer is reporting that the Redskins are prepping backup QB Rex Grossman to play Sunday if starter Donovan McNabb struggles.

Bucs may try different short-yardage option

Posted Dec. 11, 2010 @ 5:41 p.m. ET
With LeGarrette Blount struggling to master the straight-ahead running style needed for short-yardage situations, Tampa Bay is thinking of using veteran Earnest Graham for those plays, according to NFC South Whispers.

Bucs QB Freeman’s confidence not shaken

Posted Dec. 09, 2010 @ 7:22 p.m. ET
We're told Josh Freeman is showing no noticeable signs of a loss of confidence, despite his struggles and the team's recent rough patch.

Bucs sign C Raiola

Posted Dec. 07, 2010 @ 4:01 p.m. ET
The Bucs re-signed C Donovan Raiola one day after placing starting C Jeff FAine on injured reserve with a triceps injury.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Oct. 15, 2012
Blount had 58 yards and a TD on seven carries Sunday versus Kansas City.||||||| Though Blount is no longer a serious fantasy option, he has a TD in each of the last two games and is seeing more action in the Tampa Bay offense. For the moment, he remains a bye-week fill-in in deeper leagues.
Posted Aug. 17, 2012
Buccaneers coach Greg Schiano said LeGarrette Blount is not expected to miss much time after injuring a groin late in the second quarter of their 30-7 loss to Tennessee on Friday night.||||||| With the Bucs trailing 20-7 Blount, a starter in the backfield last season, took a hit to his left leg during a second-down run with 2:18 left in the half. He remained down on the field for several minutes before rising to his feet and gingerly walking off flanked by trainers. He didn't return to action, but remained in uniform and sat on the bench throughout the second half. But Schiano said the injury was sustained by how Blount's leg was bent backward.
Posted April 04, 2012
Blount and receiver Preston Parker have signed exclusive-rights tender offers from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.||||||| Blount led Tampa Bay in rushing the past two seasons, gaining 1,007 yards as a rookie in 2010 and finishing with 781 yards and five touchdowns last year.
Posted Jan. 02, 2012
Blount had six carries for 12 yards in a 45-24 loss at Atlanta on Sunday.||||||| Blount had 787 yards. He could get more carries next year with coach Raheem Morris relieved of his duties.
Posted Nov. 28, 2011
Blount running for 103 yards, though he also had two fumbles in Sunday's 23-17 loss to Tennessee.||||||| Blount has back-to-back 100-yard games for the first time in his career.

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